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Title: Blood Music Title Record # 49380
Author: Greg Bear
Date: 1983-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1984German translation by Joachim Körber.
German Die Musik des Blutes
1985 French Le chant des leucocytes
1987 Italian La musica del sangue
1987
  • Translated by Zoran Jakšić
Serbian Muzika krvi
1990Translated by Peter Robert.
German Musik des Blutes
1992Translated by Thomas Wintner
Dutch Muziek van het Bloed

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact, June 1983 1983-06-00 ed. Stanley Schmidt Davis Publications   $1.75 180
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag David Hardy Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: First Annual Collection 1984-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94483-7 $9.95 575
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Tom Kidd Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: First Annual Collection 1984-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94482-9 $17.95 575
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Kidd Checkmark
Kopernikus 11 1984-05-00 ed. H. J. Alpers Moewig (Moewig Science Fiction #3637) 3-8118-3637-4 DM 6.80 239
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Rowena Morrill Checkmark
The 1984 Annual World's Best SF 1984-06-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books (DAW Collectors #581) 0-87997-934-8 $2.95 256
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Vincent DiFate Checkmark
The 1984 Annual World's Best SF 1984-06-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-934-8 C$3.50 256
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Vincent DiFate Checkmark
The 1984 Annual World's Best SF 1984-08-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / SFBC 1783 $3.98 ix+
242
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
The Nebula Awards #19 1984-12-00 ed. Marta Randall Arbor House 0-87795-662-6 $15.95 255
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Univers 1985 1985-03-11 ed. Joëlle Wintrebert J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #1799) 2-277-21799-9   415
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Tim White Checkmark
Millemondiestate 1987: 3 Romanzi brevi e 13 Racconti 1987-06-00 ed. Gianni Montanari Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi #31)   7,000 Lit 378
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Karel Thole  
Alef, #3 1987-10-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Dnevnik   700 din. 132
A5?14.8 cm by 21 cm or 5.8" by 8.3" magazine, used by some UK and European magazines
mag
Bob Živković?Bob Zivkovic
Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
Tangents 1989-08-00 Greg Bear Warner Books 0-446-51401-2 $18.95 290
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
Tangents 1989-10-00 Greg Bear Gollancz 0-575-04141-2 £12.95 290
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Harris Checkmark
Tangents 1989-10-00 Greg Bear Warner Books / SFBC 15227 $4.98 242
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners: Award-Winning Science Fiction Stories 1989-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood Press 0-922066-21-3 $17.95 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
Atomic Avenue 1990-00-00 ed. Michael Nagula Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4704) 3-453-04287-5 DM 18.80 650+
[8]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jan Heinecke Checkmark
Tangents 1990-04-00 Greg Bear VGSF / Gollancz 0-575-04775-5 £3.99 290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners 1990-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood / SFBC 17008 $8.98 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
Tangents 1990-08-00 Greg Bear Questar / Popular Library 0-445-21044-3 $4.95 260
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
Tangents 1990-10-00 Greg Bear VGSF / Gollancz 0-575-04775-5   290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
The New Hugo Winners 1991-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Baen 0-671-72081-3 $4.50 320
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Best of Science Fiction and Fantasy 1991-10-00 ed. Richard Curtis Dove Audio 1-55800-388-6    
audio cassette?Cassette tape
anth  
Tangents 1991-12-00 Greg Bear VGSF / Gollancz 0-575-04775-5   290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Digitale Dromen 1992-05-00 Greg Bear Meulenhoff (M=SF #304) 90-290-4482-9   198
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Peter Garriock Checkmark
Tangents 1992-10-00 Greg Bear VGSF / Gollancz 0-575-04775-5   290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Discoveries 1995-00-00 ed. Alan Lothian Gollancz 0-575-06258-4   190
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Julian Baum Checkmark
Tangents 1995-03-00 Greg Bear VGSF 0-575-04775-5 £5.99 290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
Nanodreams 1995-08-00 ed. Elton Elliott Baen 0-671-87680-5 $5.99 285
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Stephen Hickman Checkmark
Visions of Wonder 1996-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell, Milton T. Wolf Tor 0-312-85287-8 $24.95 798
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Visions of Wonder 1996-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell, Milton T. Wolf Tor 0-312-86224-5 $35.00 798
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Tangenten 1997-00-00 Greg Bear Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #5663) 3-453-11951-7 DM 12.90 302
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Frank Buchwald Checkmark
Tangents 1997-05-00 Greg Bear Vista 0-575-60159-0 £5.99 290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns  
Cyber-Killers 1997-06-00 ed. Ric Alexander Millennium / Orion 0-7528-0980-6 £9.99 vii+
408
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Cyber-Killers 1997-06-00 ed. Ric Alexander Millennium / Orion 0-7528-0783-8 £16.99 viii+
408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Cyber-Killers 1998-05-00 ed. Ric Alexander Orion 0-7528-1633-0 £6.99 ix+
540
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Future on Ice 1998-10-00 ed. Orson Scott Card Tor 0-312-86694-1 $24.95 432
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth The Chopping Block, Inc. Checkmark
Nanotech 1998-12-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-00585-3 $5.99 xii+
276
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Doug Struthers Checkmark
La macchina che uccide 1998-12-15 ed. Ric Alexander Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi (quarterly) #18)   9,900 Lit 352
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Franco Brambilla  
Nanotech 1999-03-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-0154-8 $8.98 xii+
276
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Joe Burleson Checkmark
Best of Science Fiction and Fantasy 1999-12-16 ed. Richard Curtis Phoenix Audio   $17.47  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Future on Ice 2000-01-00 ed. Orson Scott Card Tor 0-312-87296-8 $15.95 432
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Tangents 2000-06-00 Greg Bear Millennium 1-85798-979-1 £6.99 290
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2000-07-28 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6 $47.00 xviii+
1166
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Frank R. Paul  
The Collected Stories of Greg Bear 2002-09-00 Greg Bear Tor 0-765-30160-1 $29.95 653
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Drive Communications Checkmark
The Ultimate Cyberpunk 2002-09-00 ed. Pat Cadigan ibooks 0-7434-5239-9 $16.00 xiv+
399
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Bruce Jensen Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Greg Bear 2002-11-00 Greg Bear Tor / SFBC 54199 $14.99 653
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Drive Communications Checkmark
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2003-00-00 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6   xviii+
1166
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Frank R. Paul Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Greg Bear 2003-03-00 Greg Bear Orb 0-765-30161-X $17.95 653
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
The Ultimate Cyberpunk 2004-05-00 ed. Pat Cadigan ibooks 0-7434-8652-8 $7.99 399
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Bruce Jensen  
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X $19.95 xix+
655
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33655-1 $35.00 xix+
655
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-01 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 1-4299-0385-6 $10.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Novel Ideas—Science Fiction 2006-04-04 ed. Brian M. Thomsen DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1361) 0-7564-0353-7 $7.50 321
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
A Science Fiction Omnibus 2007-11-29 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-118892-8 £9.99 592
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Jim Burns Checkmark
A Science Fiction Omnibus 2007-11-29 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books 978-0-14-191343-8 £7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Mammoth Book of The Best of The Best New SF 2008-03-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Robinson 978-1-84529-424-3 £9.99 xix+
778
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Urania #1541 Supplement 2008-12-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1541 Supplement €4.50 330
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
mag Franco Brambilla  
Nanotech 2013-03-25 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-115-3 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ron Miller  
Visions of the Future 2015-10-00 ed. J. Daniel Batt Lifeboat Foundation 978-0-692-51378-1 $24.95 682
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91009-2 $25.00 xxxi+
1178
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91010-8 $25.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Bruce Pennington  
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / SFBC 14-1016912 $19.55 xxxi+
1178
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Bruce Pennington  
Tangents date unknown Greg Bear Questar / Popular Library 0-445-21044-3 $4.95 260
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X $19.95 xix+
655
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Tangents date unknown Greg Bear Popular Library / Warner Books 0-445-21044-3 C$6.50 260
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X $19.95 xix+
655
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X $21.95 xix+
655
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
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